ELC Courses

The Business English course allows you to combine study of general vocabulary, grammar and skills tuition at an appropriate level with focused business English lessons. This course will give you a competitive advantage in your career and increase your employment prospects.

Why General + Business English?

  • Optimum combination of everyday English and business-specific language skills
  • Fast progress in English for the workplace
  • Dynamic teachers
  • Possibility to add customised one-to-one tuition
  • Business English certificate

Levels Offered

  • Intermediate - Advanced

Course Length

  • 2 – 36 weeks

Start Dates

  • Any Monday

Class Size

  • Maximum 20 (average 14)
  • (Premium course includes 1:1 lessons)

The Course

The lessons are designed for professionals or students planning to enter a job which will require a good level of English. The Business class focuses on spoken and written English for daily workplace communication and you will complete a range of practical assignments.

Focus on

  • Daily workplace language such as explanations and instructions
  • Business communication skills for meetings, negotiations, presentations, interviews and socialising
  • Skills in writing business reports, letters, emails
  • Vocabulary for business topics including management, marketing, finance, human resources, sales
  • Essential soft skills such as negotiating, problem-solving and presentations

Course types

General + Business English

This popular course includes access to our English Extra classes. These are a great chance to develop your everyday English further as well as attend some special interest classes.

15hrs

General English

5hrs

Business English

5hrs

English Extras


Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
9.30 - 11.30am Weekly progress test Vocabulary & speaking Listening & speaking Vocabulary & speaking Listening & speaking
11.30 - 12.00pm Break Break Break Break Break
12.00 - 1.00pm Natural English & extended speaking Grammar Reading & vocabulary Writing skills Grammar
1.00 - 2.00pm Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
2.00 - 3.00pm Business English Business English Business English Business English Business English
3.00 - 3.15pm Break Break Break Break Break
3.15 - 4.15pm English Extras: Soft skills English Extras: Conversation English Extras: Excursion English Extras: Pronunciation English Extras: Presentations
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Premium English for Business

This Premium course includes individual tuition which is an ideal option if you have very specific professional needs and interests or wish to make especially fast progress.

15hrs

General English

5hrs

Business English

5hrs

One to One Lesson


Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri
9.30 - 11.30am Weekly progress test Vocabulary & speaking Listening & speaking Vocabulary & speaking Listening & speaking
11.30 - 12.00pm Break Break Break Break Break
12.00 - 1.00pm Natural English & extended speaking Grammar Reading & vocabulary Writing skills Grammar
1.00 - 2.00pm Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
2.00 - 3.00pm Business English Business English Business English Business English Business English
3.00 - 3.15pm Break Break Break Break Break
3.15 - 4.15pm 1:1 lesson 1:1 lesson 1:1 lesson 1:1 lesson 1:1 lesson
Sample timetable only
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